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Richard Schuett


A lawyer in Dickinson Wright’s Toronto office, Richard Schuett is well-versed in the intricacies of the real estate industry. His practice is centered around commercial real estate, focusing on strategic acquisitions and dispositions, real estate finance, property development, franchise law. Richard also has extensive experience in commercial leasing, representing both landlords and tenants alike. Richard’s dedication to delivering meticulous guidance and fostering strong client relationships underscores his commitment to navigating the ever-evolving landscape of real estate law.

Having joined the firm’s Toronto office as a summer student in 2018 and returning as an articling student in 2019 and 2020, Richard has honed his skills in real estate law. During his time at law school, Richard significantly contributed as a research assistant for the Canada Research Chair in Health Law and Policy, displaying his commitment to academic excellence and legal research. His broader experiences include offering strategic counsel in the office of a Canadian Member of Parliament, where his research and advisory role encompassed privacy and pharmaceutical matters.


Education & Credentials


University of Ottawa

J.D., 2019

Western University

M.A., 2016

Western University

B.A., 2015

Bar Admission

  • Ontario

Professional Involvement

  • Member, International Council of Shopping Center
  • Ontario Bar, 2020
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